Ramadan 2017: Ups and Downs and Wild Cards

"He allowed himself to be swayed by his conviction that human beings are not born once and for all on the day their mothers give birth to them, but that life obliges them over and over again to give birth to themselves." | Love in the Time of Cholera by Gabriel García Márquez

Something Big | Closer and Closer to Home

“I want to tear myself from this place, from this reality, rise up like a cloud and float away, melt into this humid summer night and dissolve somewhere far, over the hills. But I am here, my legs blocks of concrete, my lungs empty of air, my throat burning. There will be no floating away.” | The Kite Runner by Khaled Hosseini